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Volcano Calendar 2020
: We're proud to present our 2020 volcano calendar: 13 different and attractive images of volcanoes, volcanic landscapes and phenomena taken during volcano tours over the past two years.
: "One of the most eye-catching guides to the world’s volcanoes ever published."
: Depuis 2005, VolcanoDiscovery propose des voyages en petits groupes, des randonnées et du trekking, ainsi que des expéditions pour voir des volcans actuellement en activité, des voyages photographiques dans de nombreuses régions d’activité volcanique à travers le monde.
The Volcano Adventure Guide
: Excellent information and background for anyone wishing to visit active volcanoes safely and enjoyably. The book presents guidelines to visiting 42 different volcanoes around the world.
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Earthquake reports and news:
Earthquake report world-wide for Friday, 18 October 2019
samedi oct. 19, 2019 00:24 | AUTEUR : EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 19 Oct 2019Summary: 215 quakes M2+, 85 quakes M3+, 31 quakes M4+, 3 quakes M5+ (334 total)
+: 215 earthquakes
+: 85 earthquakes
+: 31 earthquakes
+: 3 earthquakes
Total seismic energy estimate: 2.8*10^13 J (7.79 GWh / 6706 tons of TNT / 0.4 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more
List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (18 Oct 2019):
#1: M 5.3 quake: 70km SSW of Kobuk, Alaska (USA) on Fri, 18 Oct 00h58
#2: M 5.2 quake: 65km SSW of Kobuk, Alaska (USA) on Fri, 18 Oct 13h09
#3: M 5.0 quake: Tonga Islands Region on Fri, 18 Oct 07h45
#4: M 4.9 quake: Talaud Islands, Indonesia on Fri, 18 Oct 13h18
#5: M 4.9 quake: Myanmar-India Border Region (Myanmar (Burma)) on Fri, 18 Oct 16h48
#6: M 4.9 quake: 019 km N 84° E of Tulunan (Cotabato) (Philippines) on Fri, 18 Oct 10h56
#7: M 4.9 quake: Banda Sea (Indonesia) on Fri, 18 Oct 22h02
#8: M 4.9 quake: Fiji Islands Region on Fri, 18 Oct 13h25
#9: M 4.9 quake: 158km SSW of Lotofaga, Samoa on Fri, 18 Oct 10h54
#10: M 4.8 quake: Fiji Islands Region on Fri, 18 Oct 21h19
Number of quakes and energy released vs time
Number of quakes and energy released vs magnitude
Magnitude of quakes and energy released vs time
Plus sur VolcanoDiscovery:
Volcano Special Tours
: We organize tours to particularly active volcanoes and during ongoing eruptions for extended observation time from various viewpoints. These trips, exclusively for very small groups, are often announced only at short notice and require fast travel and flexibility. Each trip is accompanied by a volcanologist from our team. Examples include: Kilauea (Hawai'i), Colima (Mexico), Krakatau and many others.
Volcano Calendar 2018
: We're proud to present our 2018 volcano calendar: 13 different and attractive images of volcanoes, volcanic landscapes and phenomena taken during volcano tours over the past few years.
Tours to erupting volcanoes
: From time to time, we organize special tours to see volcanoes in eruption. These are often announced only few days or weeks in advance. Find out more!